Time is running out to nominate the most inspiring, community-minded people of Andover for a 2019 Pride of Andover Award.
Sponsored by an array of local businesses passionate about Andover and its community, this year’s varied awards categories have been created to celebrate individuals and community groups working tirelessly & volunteering their free time to make Andover a great place to be.
The Pride of Andover Awards 2019 offers the opportunity for anyone nominated to be shortlisted for an award, including the Young Person of the Year Award, jointly sponsored this year by Bear Behind Ltd. and The Carpet Cleaning Lady.
A very special award, Young Person of the Year has been created to recognise a young person (under the age of 18 on 1st April 2019) who has made a real difference, either through their actions, by fundraising and/or working tirelessly in their community, neighbourhood, charity or club.
Katie Brooks of Bear Behind Ltd commented of sponsoring the Pride of Andover Awards for 2019:
We’re delighted to be sponsoring the Pride of Andover Awards this year; particularly the Young Person of the Year category.
Young people are most certainly the future of our community and, to celebrate their achievements and their passions – their willingness to take positive action for the good of our town – feels incredibly important.
If you know a young person, under the age of 18, making a positive difference to Andover; through fundraising or volunteering, please nominate them.
Nominations are being accepted for this and all of the Pride of Andover Awards categories via a simple form on the Awards’ website, only until 31st August.
The categories and sponsors for The Pride of Andover Awards 2019 are:
· Spirit of Andover Award – David Mellor Family Jewellers
· Heart of Gold Award – New Street Dental Care
· Sue Sheppard Award – The Commercial Centre
· Services Award – Ocado
· Community Champion Award – The Breeze
· Inspiring Others Award – Aspire Defence
· Sports Award – Andover Leisure Centre – Places Leisure
· Arts Award – The Rock House
· Fundraiser Award – Andover Vision
The Main Sponsor of the Pride of Andover Awards 2019 is David Mellor Family Jewellers. Nominations are open here until midnight on 31st August.
The Pride of Andover Awards exists to shed light on the town’s unsung heroes – endorsing the inspiring and often selfless actions of Andover’s most generous individuals; promoting a sense of pride in our unique north Hampshire town.
For more information about the Awards, including this year’s Sponsors and awards categories, please visit: www.prideofandoverawards.org.uk/